birthmark

noun birth·mark \ ˈbərth-ˌmärk \
Updated on: 16 Nov 2017

Definition of birthmark

: an unusual mark or blemish on the skin at birth : nevus

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First Known Use of birthmark

1580


BIRTHMARK Defined for English Language Learners

birthmark

noun

Definition of birthmark for English Language Learners

  • : an unusual mark that is present on the skin from the time when someone is born


BIRTHMARK Defined for Kids

birthmark

noun birth·mark \ ˈbərth-ˌmärk \

Definition of birthmark for Students

: an unusual mark or blemish on the skin at birth

Medical Dictionary

birthmark

noun birth·mark \ ˈbərth-ˌmärk \

medical Definition of birthmark

: an unusual mark or blemish on the skin at birth : nevus

birthmark

transitive verb


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